Retrieve Lost or Forgotten EID/UID

Find EID UID

If you have lost or forgot your Aadhar Card EID/UID, then you can easily retrieve it by following this simple and easy procedure!

How to Find Your Lost EID/UID?

  1. Go to UIDAI’s Official Website.
  2. Under Get Aadhaar Section, click on Retrieve Lost or Forgotten EID/UID.
  3. Select either UID or EID. If you want to retrieve Aadhar Card Number, select Aadhaar Number(UID) and if you want to retrieve Enrolment Number then click on Enrolment Number (EID).
  4. Fill in all the required information including Your Full Name on Aadhar Card, Registered Email and Mobile Number along with the security code.
  5. Click on Send OTP.
  6. You will now receive an OTP on your mobile number. Enter your OTP in the given field.
  7. Click on Verify OTP.
  8. Your UID/EID will now be sent to your registered Email/Mobile Number.
  9. After you get your UID/EID, click on Download Aadhaar.
  10. You will be redirected to download your e-Aadhaar.
  11. Select I Have UID/EID.
  12. Enter all the required details such as Aadhar/ Enrolment no., Name, Pin Code and Security code.
  13. Click on Request OTP.
  14. You will now receive an OTP on your mobile number. Enter your OTP in the given field.
  15. Your duplicate copy of Aadhar Card will be download as e-Aadhar in .PDF format.

PDF File Password

This .PDF file is password protected so, no one other than you can access it.The password of the PDF is an 8 character combination

The 8-digit password consists of:

  • First Four Letters of Your Name in CAPITALS
  • Your Birth Year (YYYY)

e.g

Name: SURESH KUMAR
Year of Birth: 1980
Password: SUR1980